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My View | Denise Dunbar: Get that scooter off my sidewalk

Part 1 of 2 Frequent readers of the Alexandria Times know that during 2019 this newspaper has exhaustively reported on scooters in our city. In...

The holiday event season hits Alexandria

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] With Thanksgiving in the rearview mirror, the holiday season is in full swing. There are a number of holiday events...

Your Views: Let’s take back Seminary Road

To the editor: I woke up this morning with a twinge of empowerment. Last night I picked up my “Take Back Seminary Road” bumper sticker...

Holiday Gift Guide 2019: Shop local this holiday season

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] It’s officially gift-giving season, and the Times is here to help you sort through all your wish-list needs. Over the...

Jack Taylor named Turkey Trot grand marshal

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Local businessman and philanthropist Jack Taylor will serve as grand marshal of the 44th annual Alexandria Turkey Trot, according to...

Del Ray Farmers Market blood donations can net Capitals tickets

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] INOVA’s bloodmobile will be parked at the Del Ray Farmers Market on Saturday from 8 a.m. to noon and it...

Your Views: Magical thinking on growth

To the editor: I am writing in response to the editorial, “Supporting smart development in the West End,” in the Oct. 24 Alexandria Times. While...

Our View: A special celebration of Halloween

Some events are quintessentially Alexandria. Two that come quickly to mind are the Scottish Christmas Walk in December that celebrates the heritage of many of...

Your Views: Taxation without representation

To the editor: In the next several weeks, we will see the Alexandria City Council approve a new scooter pilot program for the year 2020. Undoubtedly,...

Annual Del Ray Halloween Parade hits the streets on Sunday

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Del Ray’s 23rd annual Halloween parade is set to march across the neighbor- hood on Sunday at 2 p.m., according...